Dennis Andries vs. Thomas Hearns

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1987-03-07 : Thomas Hearns 173¼ lbs beat Dennis Andries 173½ lbs by TKO at 1:26 in round 10 of 12

  • WBC Light Heavyweight Title (2nd defense by Andries)

Notes

  • This was Hearns' first fight above 160 lbs.
  • There was a crowd of 11,230.
  • The fight was televised by ABC on Wide World of Sports.
  • Hearns scored six knockdowns. Andries went down four times in the sixth round, once in the ninth, and once in the tenth.
  • This was Hearns' third world title. In his next fight, he won the WBC middleweight title and became the first boxer to win world titles in four weight divisions.

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